Guide to Maple Tapping : A Tree to Table Handbook for the Maple Tapper
Fun for all ages and a great way to spend time with friends and family, collecting maple sap and making your own maple syrup is easier than you think especially with this helpful Guide to Maple Tapping. Filled with step-by-step instructions and photos, this book walks you through the entire process from tapping a tree to enjoying your first stack of pancakes. Whether youre a beginner or a lifelong sugarmaker, youll find essential information including: Identifying and selecting the best trees. This updated Second Edition also includes a chapter on tapping and making syrup from non-sugar maple trees such as boxelder, birch, and walnut. Assembling your supplies and prepping your very own sugar shack Drilling the taphole and multiple ways to collect sap Filtering instructions and advice on storage Complete directions and tips for boiling sap into syrup Recipes and cooking ideas for using pure maple syrup Interviews, anecdotes, and advice from professional sugarmakers and lifelong hobbyists Interesting facts, tips, and much, much more!
- Paperback | 90 pages
- 152.4 x 228.6 x 12.7mm | 136.08g
- 01 Jul 2015
- Createspace Independent Pub